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George Thomas Barnes
Birth: Aug. 14, 1833
Augusta
Richmond County
Georgia, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 1901
Augusta
Richmond County
Georgia, USA

US Congressman. At the outbreak of the Civil War, he had a law practice in Augusta, Georgia. He joined the Confederate Army, served in the Washington Light Artillery Company of Augusta, as a 2nd lieutenant and was brevetted Major. From 1860 to 1865, he was a member of the State house of representatives and a member of the Democratic National Committee, 1876 to 1884. He was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-ninth, Fiftieth, and Fifty-first Congresses serving from 1885 to 1891. Unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed the practice of law until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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West View Cemetery
Augusta
Richmond County
Georgia, USA
 
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Sep 11, 2006
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Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
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